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by Elizabeth
Mon Jul 13, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SD on talksporr in 2 minutes
Replies: 61
Views: 4154

Re: SD on talksporr in 2 minutes

Only heard the last bit , he listed all the players we have bought from clubs outside the Premier League for relatively small transfer fees. A very impressive list of first teamers we have since developed . He said his message to the board now is that these lower league clubs no longer want 2-3 mill...
by Elizabeth
Sat Jul 11, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kevin Long
Replies: 52
Views: 3360

Re: Kevin Long

Many recently questioned his ambition at not moving on and they may be right but the club is richer for having such loyal players.
Whatever he achieves in the game I don't think he will ever forget today and being part of the Dyche era and what it has done for the club and us fans
by Elizabeth
Mon Jul 06, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement
Replies: 165
Views: 7263

Re: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement

First to correct you, they did not all wear the 'End Racism' shirt unless you can see something in that picture that I can't.
I don't think any explanation of 'Of all description ' is needed
by Elizabeth
Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement
Replies: 165
Views: 7263

Re: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement

The T shirts worn by the F1 drivers have got it right. The message said 'End Racism'
Of all description
by Elizabeth
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.
Replies: 102
Views: 3751

Re: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.

Feel very proud of yourself that you had the strength to compose your post beddie, your pain at your sorry loss comes through clear. I think what your are doing to honour your grandson is admirable and touching. I hope in time you have other grandchildren to help take this pain away. And that of you...
by Elizabeth
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood, Rodriguez, JBG and Brady...
Replies: 64
Views: 5157

Re: Wood, Rodriguez, JBG and Brady...

This is good news and if a couple of them made the bench at the weekend, even better news
by Elizabeth
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement
Replies: 165
Views: 7263

Re: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement

Aggi, don't be too despondent yet. This distancing is a start to people getting more behind it. You want people to be fully behind it but that will never happen because there are racists. However focusing on racists, as many do, will not bring people onside. My strong belief is that the less decent ...
by Elizabeth
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement
Replies: 165
Views: 7263

Re: FA Distance Themselves From BLM Movement

I read that only last year Kick It Out supported The Times manifesto that is ' calling for a fundamental change in how football's authorities tackle racism and discrimination. This campaign is supported by Raheem Sterling amongst others. Hopefully recent events have made these authorities and the re...
by Elizabeth
Thu Jun 11, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dele Ali
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Dele Ali

At last some common sense.
I hope others take a lead from the FA.
It is possible to mock someone of a different colour without being branded a racist.
by Elizabeth
Tue Jun 09, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Antony Joshua
Replies: 137
Views: 4044

Re: Antony Joshua

I am saddened that such a strong and powerfully good speech hasn't attracted more universal support due to that sentence, or part of it. Encouraging people to invest in black business for me is similar to the buy British promotion I support. Of course that will not always be possible due to restrict...
by Elizabeth
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Antony Joshua
Replies: 137
Views: 4044

Re: Antony Joshua

The speech is perfectly written for Joshua and very clear a big mistake has been made
by Elizabeth
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Antony Joshua
Replies: 137
Views: 4044

Re: Antony Joshua

I think with the enormous negative criticism Joshua has received today he needs to come out very soon to explain exactly what he meant by that paragraph. Otherwise people's interpretation, and the damage it has done, will remain unchanged. That would be a shame as the rest of his speech is well writ...
by Elizabeth
Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Antony Joshua
Replies: 137
Views: 4044

Re: Antony Joshua

Mohammed Ali he ain't though. I watched Ali today on the Parkinson Show, way back some 50 years ago. Watched one such programme today and Ali was talking about the importance of people of different races marrying people from the same race. It was this morning so my memory might betray me but as near...
by Elizabeth
Mon May 11, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

Everything still up in the air, nothing has changed. What happens if the government says they are sticking with neutral grounds following medical and police advice. Then there will have to be a vote and we will finally see which way the clubs will go.
by Elizabeth
Mon May 11, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A quote which could inspire us to make this board less fractious right now
Replies: 83
Views: 2391

Re: A quote which could inspire us to make this board less fractious right now

Had to look that one up funky drummer, Owen Feltham 17th century writer. A really good fitting quote
by Elizabeth
Mon May 11, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stay Alert
Replies: 499
Views: 10621

Re: Stay Alert

The Bojos have released a new single called 'Staying Alert'. Some will find it a good watch and the video can be found on You Tube
by Elizabeth
Sun May 10, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BHA
Replies: 131
Views: 6567

Re: BHA

I'll give you that macca, just!
by Elizabeth
Sat May 09, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

I have now found I am exhausted by all the politics involved in this Restart Project. Yes, I've wanted it to happen but only because I want to see football on the box. We are safe and have had a great season but I can watch German, Spanish or Italian football on the box if I want. They tell me that ...
by Elizabeth
Sat May 09, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: dog attack
Replies: 72
Views: 3753

Re: dog attack

Call me sentimental if you want but this thread is making me think about my late friend Hampstead Claret.
by Elizabeth
Thu May 07, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Innocent [TV]
Replies: 5
Views: 428

Re: Innocent [TV]

Be careful Frank, it is a repeat so don't want it spoiling for you
by Elizabeth
Wed May 06, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

Government support is the key

Ironically though, as things are up in the air, it is still possible we could get the support of the government but the cancellation of the league.
by Elizabeth
Tue May 05, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What have you thought of doing ?
Replies: 14
Views: 555

Re: What have you thought of doing ?

I've started writing letters to old and new friends. Not a mention of the death toll once
by Elizabeth
Mon May 04, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy Starwars Day: May the 4th be with you.
Replies: 19
Views: 456

Re: Happy Starwars Day: May the 4th be with you.

As in May the fork be with you ?
by Elizabeth
Mon May 04, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy Starwars Day: May the 4th be with you.
Replies: 19
Views: 456

Re: Happy Starwars Day: May the 4th be with you.

How the hell did your fingers manage that con when I'm sure your brain was saying 'A right bitch'
by Elizabeth
Mon May 04, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy Starwars Day: May the 4th be with you.
Replies: 19
Views: 456

Re: Happy Starwars Day: May the 4th be with you.

Anyone know where the May the 4th be with you slogan originated? Not a palatable answer for many people
by Elizabeth
Mon May 04, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

Now that's what I call thinking outside the box Colburn. Love the idea so much I'm not even going to spoil the idea by working out why it wouldn't work. Would like to be there to see Karen Brady's face as the news was broke to her and watching her quickly gulp at the realisation that West Ham would ...
by Elizabeth
Mon May 04, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

I'm glad you had the decency to put your shades on con
by Elizabeth
Mon May 04, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

Re: above post I bet there are disagreements within that Relegation group over how they want the season to end. Especially Bournemouth , Aston Villa and Norwich who would be relegated if results stand. Brighton and West Ham know what they are doing and I would be surprised if the other 3 mentioned f...
by Elizabeth
Mon May 04, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

I have read that the club vote will be whether to go ahead with the Restart Project and that if the bottom 6 try and sabotage it, the Top 6 clubs will lobby to ensure league results stand up to the suspension of the season, meaning relegation will be decided anyway. It's inconceivable to me that the...
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Two films
Replies: 72
Views: 2720

Re: Two films

'Amores Perros' a 2000 Mexican film which has subtitles is one of my recommendations . Don't be put off by the subtitles , you will not be disappointed . A bit gory but a story line that appeals to anyone who likes the reality of poverty and the total destruction of families that goes with it. 'The ...
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

Everyone can see their game. While the PL still have the power to decide on relegation if they choose to, similar to leagues in the countries who have ceased their competition, I hope that some of the bottom teams, especially those in the bottom 3, will decide it better to determine their fate on th...
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Out of contract players and an extended season
Replies: 17
Views: 847

Re: Out of contract players and an extended season

Yes, a very complicated situation and I'm confident that the powers that be will do their best to protect players released by clubs but there are going to be winners and losers as usual. In any season it is difficult for released players finding other clubs. What I think is different this time is th...
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Out of contract players and an extended season
Replies: 17
Views: 847

Re: Out of contract players and an extended season

Jeff's agent might be waking up in the middle of the night sweating. I hope so
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Out of contract players and an extended season
Replies: 17
Views: 847

Re: Out of contract players and an extended season

Someone like Joe Hart? Burnley would be releasing him
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Out of contract players and an extended season
Replies: 17
Views: 847

Re: Out of contract players and an extended season

Without knowing anything about contract law my instincts tell me it's going to be trickier for the player than the club.
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13349
Views: 265399

Re: Covid-19

Just been on the Metro newspaper on line site, put my post code in and delighted to find out 0 deaths in my ward. March 1-April 17
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

As Dyche would say con its just noise, love the passion
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We have a WINNER Baby ***SPOT THE BALL***
Replies: 76
Views: 1520

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season and Michael Duff Final Games

On the virtual coach back now licking the chocolate off my twix ( not a euphemism) and studying the grids.
I don't know where you came in the averages JM but good luck to you and the others.
Watch the eyes guys
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We have a WINNER Baby ***SPOT THE BALL***
Replies: 76
Views: 1520

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season and Michael Duff Final Games

Damn and Blast, I've travelled this far for nothing!
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We have a WINNER Baby ***SPOT THE BALL***
Replies: 76
Views: 1520

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season and Michael Duff Final Games

Or, add up everybody's points in previous rounds and take an average. The highest averages being declared the winners.
I've already done this JM, do you want to know how that leaves you?
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

There are only 2 PL clubs that I could see mentioned in the report, Brighton and West Ham. West Ham I think are only out of the bottom 3 on goal difference and were making noises when we were all thinking what have Italy done wrong to have so many deaths. That mentality has changed but no surprise W...
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 4 Years Ago Today
Replies: 4
Views: 798

Re: 4 Years Ago Today

May well be a similar scenes when fans are allowed back to watch
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We have a WINNER Baby ***SPOT THE BALL***
Replies: 76
Views: 1520

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season and Michael Duff Final Games

I've just arrived Ralph, I'm confused. Just been stopped by spot who says it's behind closed doors.
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13349
Views: 265399

Re: Covid-19

Mala, go on the ONS site. It's not easy to navigate but a quick looked for the Borough of Burnley showed 32 deaths involving Covid. They calculate the figure based on 100,000 people so the number will be lower in real terms. As explained further up the thread the ONS figures are calculated different...
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Two films
Replies: 72
Views: 2720

Re: Two films

La Haine - really good film, not watched it for a long time The director was once described as the white Spike Lee. He responded by saying he didn't know if it was intelligent to call him the white Spike Lee because they said to Spike Lee "you're a black Woody Allen" Not a chance Woody Allen would h...
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13349
Views: 265399

Re: Covid-19

Just to clarify that grumps, there will be many people going into hospital who will test negative . If they die they won't be counted.
I know this seems obvious but thought I post it anyhow
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Current Season Void Or Continue
Replies: 662
Views: 17979

Re: Current Season Void Or Continue

Thanks Paul, I wouldn't have seen that article otherwise.
Puts a strong case for trying to get the season completed.
Would be good now to see a similar piece putting the case for ending the season now.
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1987 cup final
Replies: 26
Views: 1103

Re: 1987 cup final

Quite a big difference to how the players play the game today. As well as goalkeepers picking up back passes and referees allowing players to almost maim each other without caution there was less gamesmanship. Ossie Ardiles went down with cramp on the pitch and actually rolled off the pitch to get t...
by Elizabeth
Sun May 03, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We have a WINNER Baby ***SPOT THE BALL***
Replies: 76
Views: 1520

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** End of Season and Michael Duff Final Games

As promised Ralph, got my sandwiches and flask made up last night. Hopefully HunterST will be better but you know who to come to